Wordlist: Make-up

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make-up
 
cosmetics; colourants and other substances applied to the skin to improve its appearance
 
apply make-up
 
 
remove make-up
 
 
beauty parlour
 
a salon where hairdressers and beauticians work
 
powder
 
a cosmetic made of any of several finely ground minerals, mixed with a base such as cocoa butter, used to apply a smooth foundation
 
blush
 
a sort of makeup, frequently a powder, used to redden the cheeks
 
lipstick
 
a stick of make-up for the lips
 
eye shadow
 
make-up that is put above or below the eye to give a darker complexion
 
mascara
 
a cosmetic used to darken and thicken the eyelashes
 
cotton wool
 
absorbent cotton for medical or cosmetic use, for example for removing make-up
 
cotton wool bud
 
a short, thin and flexible rod with a small wad of cotton wool at each end
 
 
  • make-up
    • make-up(uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • cosmetics; colourants and other substances applied to the skin to improve its appearance
    • Example:
      • He watched her while she was applying make-up.
      • Synonym(s):
        makeup (AE)
  • apply make-up
    • apply make-up(Chunk)
    • Example:
      • She applies make-up before she leaves.
  • remove make-up
    • remove make-up(Chunk)
    • Example:
      • She uses a tissue to remove her make-up.
  • beauty parlour
    • beauty parlour, beauty parlours(noun)
    • Definition:
      • a salon where hairdressers and beauticians work
    • Example:
      • The girlfriends sometimes spend a day at the beauty parlour.
    • powder[paʊ.də(ɹ)](uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • a cosmetic made of any of several finely ground minerals, mixed with a base such as cocoa butter, used to apply a smooth foundation
    • Example:
      • Every morning she applies powder and blush to her face.
    • blush[blʌʃ](uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • a sort of makeup, frequently a powder, used to redden the cheeks
    • Example:
      • Every morning she applies powder and blush to her face.
      • Synonym(s):
        rouge
  • lipstick
    • lipstick, lipsticks['lɪpstɪk](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a stick of make-up for the lips
    • Example:
      • Are you wearing any lipstick today?
  • eye shadow
    • eye shadow, eye shadows(noun)
    • Definition:
      • make-up that is put above or below the eye to give a darker complexion
    • Example:
      • Which eye shadow should I apply?
    • mascara, mascaras[mæˈskɑːrə](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a cosmetic used to darken and thicken the eyelashes
    • Example:
      • She never applies mascara.
  • cotton wool
    • cotton wool(uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • absorbent cotton for medical or cosmetic use, for example for removing make-up
    • Example:
      • Do you have any cotton wool?
      • Synonym(s):
        cotton (AE)
  • cotton wool bud
    • cotton wool bud, cotton wool buds(noun)
    • Definition:
      • a short, thin and flexible rod with a small wad of cotton wool at each end
    • Example:
      • I use a cotton wool bud to remove my eye liner.
 

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powder
blush
lipstick
mascara
 
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        lipstick
        lipstick
        beauty parlour
        beauty parlour
        cotton wool
        cotton wool
        remove make-up
        remove make-up
        make-up
        make-up
        apply make-up
        apply make-up
        eye shadow
        eye shadow
        cotton wool bud
        cotton wool bud
         
         
         

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        mascara
        a cosmetic used to darken and thicken the eyelashes
        eye shadow
        make-up that is put above or below the eye to give a darker complexion
        beauty parlour
        a salon where hairdressers and beauticians work
        cotton wool
        absorbent cotton for medical or cosmetic use, for example for removing make-up
        remove make-up
        make-up
        cosmetics; colourants and other substances applied to the skin to improve its appearance
        cotton wool bud
        a short, thin and flexible rod with a small wad of cotton wool at each end
        powder
        a cosmetic made of any of several finely ground minerals, mixed with a base such as cocoa butter, used to apply a smooth foundation
        blush
        a sort of makeup, frequently a powder, used to redden the cheeks
        lipstick
        a stick of make-up for the lips
        apply make-up
         
         
         

        Definition and Image

         
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        remove make-up
        eye shadow
        make-up that is put above or below the eye to give a darker complexion
        make-up
        cosmetics; colourants and other substances applied to the skin to improve its appearance
        cotton wool
        absorbent cotton for medical or cosmetic use, for example for removing make-up
        cotton wool bud
        a short, thin and flexible rod with a small wad of cotton wool at each end
        beauty parlour
        a salon where hairdressers and beauticians work
        apply make-up
        lipstick
        a stick of make-up for the lips
         
         
         
         

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